All Resources on Sanctification & Growth

Be Filled with the Spirit

Ephesians 5:18

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by John Piper

The fundamental meaning of being filled with the Spirit is being filled with joy that comes from God and overflows in song.

Let Us Walk by the Spirit

Galatians 5:25

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by John Piper

The great problem in contemporary Christian living is not learning the right things to do but how to do the right things. The problem is not to discover what love looks like but how to love by the Spirit.

Whatever Is Not from Faith Is Sin

Romans 14:23

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by John Piper

Anything, absolutely any act or attitude which is owing to a lack of trust in God is sin, no matter how moral it may appear to men. God looks on the heart.

How to Do Good So That God Gets the Glory

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by John Piper

God gets glory not from our heroic exertion but from our reliance upon his strength—when we serve as one who serves with the strength which God supplies.

A New Year's Plea: Plan!

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by John Piper

Jesus planned for our joy; we ought to plan for his glory.

When to Be Merciful and When to Demand Justice

Articles

by John Piper

Consider three criteria for deciding when to love others with mercy and when to love them with justice.

The Transforming Power of Feeling Mercy

Articles

by John Piper

Let the horror you've been rescued from and the mercy you live in make you humble, thankful, patient, kind, and forgiving.

Storms Are the Triumph of His Art

Away, Despair!

Articles

by John Piper

There is no place for despair in the Christian life. To be out of the pit of hell is to be on the ground of mercy.

The Solution Is Closer Than You Think

Three Ways of Seeing

Articles

by John Piper

Sometimes we are prepared to see what we see and sometimes our minds have to be changed before we can accept reality.

Walk Worthy of God?

Articles

by John Piper

Can we deserve or earn anything good from God? If not, then what does it mean to be worthy of him?

Let Us Walk in the Light of God

1 John 1:5-10

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by John Piper

If we are not walking in the light, we have no warrant for believing that our sins are covered.

Walk by the Spirit!

Galatians 5:19-26

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by John Piper

People who bear the fruit of the Spirit know they are worthy only of condemnation. They know that the only pay they can earn is the wrath of God.

For Freedom Christ Has Set Us Free

Galatians 5:1-5

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by John Piper

Your enjoyment of freedom is much more important to God than many of the day-to-day decisions that fill us with so much concern.

Do Not Be Conformed to This World

The Indigenous and Pilgrim Principle of Christian Living

Romans 12:1-2

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by John Piper

What is the balance between being in the world and yet not of the world?

Life Is Not Trivial

Sunday Evening Message

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by John Piper

The world is hungry for people filled with life because they see a reflection of eternity in everything.